5 designer hotels in the world
Hoteliers try to come up with all sorts of unique ways to attract tourists to their hotels, offering them an impeccable service, additional discounts, free accompaniment around the city and much more. Most progressive hotel owners go to extreme measures and turn their offspring in the art space where it is not only important what is inside, but as it stands. To do this, hoteliers are attracted to the design of the room by well-known designers and artists. Today we do a little tour on design hotels.
The James Royal Palm, Miami
To create the image at The James Royal Palm was attended by designers from different cities. New York’s creators designed the bathrooms, the Museum of modern art Miami along with artist Jorge Pantojas designed a uniform of the hotel staff, the whole kitchen came straight from Paris, and was engaged lighting designers from London.
We can say that its artistic refinement, the hotel should be grateful to the world. Paintings and sculptures were picked up personally Lauren Rottet . Lauren is one of the most famous interior architects in the U.S., the owner of an incredible number of national awards and diplomas. Her range of interests is vast: architecture, furniture, graphic and object design, branding and art, and this is reflected in all the projects of the Bureau.
It was the architects of its Bureau Rottet Studio did The JamesRoyal Palm comfortable and cozy place of temporary residence of guests. Many of the paintings and artifacts that adorn the hotel is now considered significant works of art auction at all.
This is the same Jorge Pantoja . hanging in the lobby. this work by Alex Prager and Gavin Perry . who are considered gurus in the design world. Not scared Ratchet to bring to registration and newcomers such as Chad Cunha . graduate design University of Florida in 2012 alone.
In one of the hotel magazines, after the opening of The James Royal Palm were written these words: “Stylish. Bright. Tasty”. And indeed it is.
To stay at The James Royal Palm
Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht, Amsterdam
The designer Andaz hotel opened recently, in the past year. This is the first hotel managed by the Hyatt Hotels & Resorts in the Netherlands. Your Andaz offers guests 122 rooms and 5 suites in a former public library on Prinsengracht waterfront.
The design of the hotel engaged the famous Dutch Marcel wanders . Today he works in his Studio “Marcel Wanders Studio” in Amsterdam and is the founder and art Director of the company “Moooi”. All his projects are unusual and technologically, so lights out at customers at Marseilles none. Wanders believes that design must, above all, surprise.
To live and work passionately need. His work — a real dream factory. “Why not? In the world there is nothing more than a dream!” — he claims. It is with this attitude to life, he created the concept of the hotel Andaz .
The main highlight was the world’s largest collection of installations, 40 artists from around the world can be seen on the ground floor and in some rooms. This work Aela Bartana, Martha Colburn and Christina Lucas.
In all rooms you will find Delft porcelain, nautical theme and furniture, which was done not only wanders.
Needless to say that the Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht is popular with creative people?
Four Seasons Hotel Ritz, Lisbon
Since its opening in 1959, the Four Seasons hotel was the only place in the Pyrenees, which supported local artists and used their work in the design of the hotel.
Now the hotel has more than 500 works of Portuguese artists, sculptors and designers. This painting, which depicts a traditional rural landscape, and bronze sculpture in the form of sea horses and even digital installations that were installed in the building recently.
Almost all rooms have several modern Portuguese tapestries that were hand-made.
I can safely say that Four Seasons Hotel Ritz in Lisbon is a unique design hotel, which was guided in his choice only by local artists. Not every hotel is able to do, and not everywhere it can be done.
Le Royal Monceau Raffles, Paris
Hotel Le Royal Monceau Raffles was opened after extensive renovation in November 2010. The chief designer who turned this lost its luster in the hotel a delightful hotel has become famous Philippe Starck .
It was his idea to bring back the atmosphere of Le Royal Monceau Raffles in 30-th years of XX century, when the main words in the streets of Paris were glamour, glitter, charm and luxury.
Located in the heart of the city on the prestigious Avenue Hoche . just a few steps from the Champs elysées, the arc de Triomphe and Parc Monceau, the hotel helps to fully experience and enjoy the atmosphere of one of the most beautiful cities in the world with its museums, galleries and boutiques.
Fans of art will appreciate everything that made stark for the hotel. They include paintings, photographs, and installations that have been collected around the world and belong to the brightest representatives of the design. Here is the work of Portuguese sculptor Joanna Vasconcelos and English artist Stephen Smith.
Moreover, the hotel regularly held art exhibition. So here was an exhibition of works by American photographer Melvin Sokolsky, Paolo Roversi, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Jacques Olivar, Malick Sidibe, Christian Courrèges, Denis Darzac, and many others.
Negotiations are under way with museums to take the exhibition not only photos but also paintings.
Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong
Luxury Mandarin Oriental located in the heart of Hong Kong overlooking Victoria harbour Harbor. It was opened in 1963 and has since become a favorite vacation spot of celebrities and representatives of the business elite.
All the hotel’s interiors are full of Asian influences, which resonate with modern design solutions.
Antique furniture, rich fabrics, precious Chinese porcelain, elegant statuettes, panels teak wood — a true Oriental luxury, which will not leave anyone indifferent.
The bathrooms were decorated designer products from Hermes and a set of toiletries by Acqua di Parma .
Moreover, Mandarin Oriental this year will be the venue for an art fair “Art Basel” . exhibiting the works of contemporary artists, and which traditionally gathers the biggest collectors from around the world, renowned curators and gallery owners.